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Prostitution arrest leads to Navy sanctions

CHARLESTON, S.C.  - A Navy officer formerly commanding the Naval Weapons Station in Charleston has been placed in a pre-trial intervention program for his arrest on a prostitution charge in South Carolina.

07/01/10 - 8:13am

Judge asked to alter Ga. mental health care

ATLANTA   - The U.S. Department of Justice is asking a federal judge to force the state of Georgia to make changes in its mental health care system.

07/01/10 - 6:55am

Power outage around Furys Ferry, Riverwatch

An early morning traffic accident has disrupted electrical power around Furys Ferry Road and Riverwatch Parkway.

07/01/10 - 10:32am

A festive Fourth

Music and fireworks highlight the long Fourth of July holiday weekend in Augusta, with Earth, Wind & Fire kicking off festivities with a concert on Thursday at James Brown Arena. Check out Thursday's Applause for a preview and a guide to holiday happenings.

06/30/10 - 4:22pm

Woman stabbed near apartments

An Augusta woman is in serious, but stable, condition after being stabbed multiple times Tuesday, according to an incident report.

07/01/10 - 7:41pm

SC tobacco wholesalers to get more to collect tax

COLUMBIA  - Tobacco wholesalers will get more money to collect the higher cigarette taxes that take effect in South Carolina on Thursday.


06/30/10 - 7:57am

Lightning strikes 2 teens near Atlanta

MCDONOUGH, Ga.  - Authorities in Henry County say two teenagers were struck by lightning during a thunderstorm and were taken to a hospital.

06/30/10 - 7:53am

Two wrecks tie up traffic

Two traffic accidents could impede Augustans' morning commute. A two-car accident at Sand Bar Ferry Road and Riverfront Drive was reported at 7:14 a.m. with no injuries, according to dispatch. An overturned vehicle on Deans Bridge Road near the county line could also impede traffic flow, dispatch sa...

06/30/10 - 7:45am

Girders on I-77 bridges in SC almost fixed

RICHBURG, S.C.  - South Carolina transportation officials are set to reopen two closed bridges on Interstate 77.

06/30/10 - 6:45am

South Ga. deputy charged in arson

LUDOWICI, Ga. -- A Long County sheriff's deputy was arrested Tuesday and charged with arson.

07/01/10 - 7:41pm
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